Product Name: Basal Medium MCDB 202
Catalog No: PG023
Product Format: Liquid
Stored at 4°C
General Information: Basal Medium MCDB 202 is specifically formulated for the cultivation
of chick fibroblasts in accordance with the formulation by McKeehan and Ham.
Supplement with growth factors or fetal calf serum (0.2-2.0% dialyzed).
The medium is for research use only and not approved for human or animal use or for
application in any in vitro diagnostic procedure. Storage of the medium and
supplements Please note that the basal medium has to be stored at 4°C up to 8°C but
never should be frozen. The supplement has to be stored at -20°C. Protect from light for
a longer time period.
Preparing and Stability:
Thaw the supplement mixture at 37°C before adding to the basal medium. After thawing
please rinse the bottle and the tube with 70% ethanol as protection. Remove ethanol
excess before opening the cap of the tube. After adding the supplement mixture to the
basal medium slew carefully to get a homogenous medium. Please be careful not to touch
the tube or bottle interior threads with your fingers. Please avoid long term exposure to
light because some components are light sensitive. Also do not warm up the medium over
37°C. All this protects your medium against contamination or degradation of essential